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Lexicon :: Strong's G773 - asia

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asia (Key)
Part of Speech
proper locative noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain derivation
Strong’s Definitions

Ἀσία Asía, as-ee'-ah; of uncertain derivation; Asia, i.e. Asia Minor, or (usually) only its western shore:—Asia.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x

The KJV translates Strong's G773 in the following manner: Asia (19x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x
The KJV translates Strong's G773 in the following manner: Asia (19x).
  1. Asia = "orient"

    1. Asia proper or proconsular Asia embracing Mysia, Lydia, Phrygia, and Caria, corresponding closely to Turkey today

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
Ἀσία Asía, as-ee'-ah; of uncertain derivation; Asia, i.e. Asia Minor, or (usually) only its western shore:—Asia.
Ἀσία, -ας, , Asia;
1. Asia proper, ἰδίως καλουμένη Ἀσία (Ptolemy, 5, 2), or proconsular Asia [often so called from the 16th century down; but correctly speaking it was a pvoeincia consularis, although the ruler of it was vested with 'proconsular power.' The 'Asia' of the N. T. must not be confounded with the 'Asia proconsularis' of the 4th century], embracing Mysia, Lydia, Phrygia and Caria [cf. Cicero, pro Flac c. 27]: Acts 6:9 [L omits; Tr marginal reading brackets]; Acts 16:6ff; 1 Peter 1:1; Revelation 1:4; and, apparently, Acts 19:26; Acts 20:16; 2 Corinthians 1:8; 2 Timothy 1:15, etc. Cf. Winers RWB under the word Asien; Stark in Schenkel i., p. 261f; [BB. DD. under the word Asia; Conyb. and Howson, St. Paul, chapter viii.; Wieseler, Chron. d. apost. Zeit., p. 31ff].
2. A part of proconsular Asia, embracing Mysia, Lydia, and Caria (Pliny, h. n. 5, 27 (28) [others, 5, 100]): Acts 2:9.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2:9; 6:9; 16:6; 19:26; 20:16
2 Corinthians
2 Timothy
1 Peter

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G773 matches the Greek Ἀσία (asia),
which occurs 19 times in 19 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 2:9 - “Parthians, Medes, and Elamites, and residents of Mesopotamia, Judea, and Cappadocia, Pontus and [fn]Asia G773,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 6:9 - But some men from what was called the Synagogue of the Freedmen, including both Cyrenians and Alexandrians, and some from Cilicia and [fn]Asia G773, rose up and argued with Stephen.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:6 - They passed through the [fn]Phrygian and Galatian region, after being forbidden by the Holy Spirit to speak the word in [fn]Asia G773;
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 19:10 - This took place for two years, so that all who lived in [fn]Asia G773 heard the word of the Lord, both Jews and Greeks.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 19:22 - And after he sent into Macedonia two of those who assisted him, Timothy and Erastus, he himself stayed in [fn]Asia G773 for a while.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 19:26 - “You see and hear that not only in Ephesus, but in almost all of [fn]Asia G773, this Paul has persuaded and turned away a considerable number of people, saying that [fn]gods made by hands are not gods at all.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 19:27 - “Not only is there danger that this trade of ours will fall into disrepute, but also that the temple of the great goddess [fn]Artemis will be regarded as worthless, and that she whom all of [fn]Asia G773 and the [fn]world worship will even be dethroned from her magnificence.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:4 - And [fn]he was accompanied by Sopater of Berea, the son of Pyrrhus, and by Aristarchus and Secundus of the Thessalonians, and Gaius of Derbe, and Timothy, and Tychicus and Trophimus of [fn]Asia.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:16 - For Paul had decided to sail past Ephesus so that he would not have to lose time in [fn]Asia G773; for he was hurrying, if it might be possible for him to be in Jerusalem the day of Pentecost.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:18 - And when they came to him, he said to them,
“You yourselves know, from the first day that I set foot in [fn]Asia G773, how I was with you the whole time,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:27 - When the seven days were almost over, the Jews from [fn]Asia G773, upon seeing him in the temple, began to stir up all the crowd and laid hands on him,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 24:18 - in which they found me occupied in the temple, having been purified, without any crowd or uproar. But there were some Jews from [fn]Asia G773
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 27:2 - And we boarded an Adramyttian ship that was about to sail to the regions along the coast of [fn]Asia G773, and put out to sea accompanied by Aristarchus, a Macedonian of Thessalonica.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 16:19 - The churches of [fn]Asia G773 greet you. Aquila and Prisca greet you heartily in the Lord, with the church that is in their house.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 1:8 - For we do not want you to be unaware, brothers and sisters, of our affliction which occurred in [fn]Asia G773, that we were burdened excessively, beyond our strength, so that we despaired even of life.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 1:15 - You are aware of the fact that all who are in [fn]Asia G773 turned away from me, among whom are Phygelus and Hermogenes.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 1:1 - Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ,
To those who reside as strangers, scattered throughout Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia G773, and Bithynia, who are chosen
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 1:4 - John to the seven churches that are in Asia G773: Grace to you and peace from Him who is, and who was, and who [fn]is to come, and from the [fn]seven spirits who are before His throne,
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 1:11 - saying, “Write [fn]on a scroll what you see, and send it to the seven churches: to Ephesus, Smyrna, Pergamum, Thyatira, Sardis, Philadelphia, and Laodicea.”
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